Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £466 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Project Manager
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 77 72
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -21
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 21 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.00% 0.95% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.98% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 18
West Sussex median daily rate £466 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +4.17% +55.17%
10th Percentile £403 £400 £341
90th Percentile £500 £595 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year -33.64% - +52.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1010 1223 1187
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.28% 96.53% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 598 706 773
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £217 £261 £250
90th Percentile £569 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 62 49
West Sussex median hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% +106.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £13.20 £10.29 £11.15
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £45.20
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in West Sussex

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Project Manager in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in West Sussex

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in West Sussex over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in West Sussex

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in West Sussex

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick +12 7 £470 -11.74% 1
Crawley - 6 £475 -
Chichester - 1 £375 -
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 15 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 11 (52.38%) PMP
3 10 (47.62%) PMI Certification
4 9 (42.86%) QA
5 8 (38.10%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (28.57%) Project Management
7 6 (28.57%) PMO
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (14.29%) Legal
10 3 (14.29%) Migration
10 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (14.29%) Retail
10 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
10 3 (14.29%) SCCM
10 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 2 (9.52%) FMCG
11 2 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Critical Path Analysis
11 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) FMCG
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) Windows 10
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 8 (38.10%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 6 (28.57%) Project Management
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Application Discovery
8 2 (9.52%) Application Packaging
8 2 (9.52%) Change Management
8 2 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Critical Path Analysis
8 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) Supplier Management
8 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
9 1 (4.76%) Change Control
9 1 (4.76%) Project Governance
9 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) PMP
2 10 (47.62%) PMI Certification
3 7 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) QA
2 6 (28.57%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Capita
1 1 (4.76%) Demandware
1 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com